MIHS music students receive state solo and ensemble honors

More than 40 Mercer Island High School students participated in the annual WMEA/WIAA State Solo and Ensemble Contest April 27-28 at Central Washington University to perform for professional adjudicators.

These students were selected as one of the top three performers in their category:

1st Place

Tynan McGee, Trombone

Lauren Nakatsu, Clarinet

Sam Bailey, Bass Clarinet

Rachel Leung, Harp

MIHS Brass Choir, Large Brass Ensemble:

Tommy Latkowski
Kendra Watson
Aidan Rosenbaum
Ashley Weiss
Hannah Gaugush
Sophia Ristuben
Spencer Klein
Sophia Scull
Mira Tang
Kate Panza
Tynan McGee
Hannah Kris
Max Jantos
Jack Price
Brandon Hill
Connor Hill

MIHS Woodwind Sextet, Large Woodwind Ensemble:

Emily Kim
Alex Rosenbaum
Katherine Gelsey
Lauren Nakatsu
Kathryn Ristuben
Bridget Navarro


2nd Place

Bram Schenck, Clarinet

Ben Roe, Mallets

3rd Place

Tommy Latkowski, Trumpet